SAWS: Utility Service Regulations
Aquifer Beaker

Edwards Aquifer

Aquifer Level 658.2'
5/22/18 - Official

The Edwards aquifer and its catchment area in the San Antonio region is about 8,000 square miles and includes all or part of 13 counties in south-central Texas.

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Stage 1:
Water once a week

Watering with an irrigation system or sprinkler is allowed only once a week before 11 a.m. or after 7 p.m. on your designated watering day as determined by your address.

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Aquifer Level 658.2 | Stage 1: Water once a week

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Utility Service Regulations

Effective Aug. 9, 2016

SAWS Utility Service Regulations establish the policies governing service extension to customers of SAWS water, sewer and recycled water utilities.

The updated Utility Service Regulations were approved by SAWS Board of Trustees on Feb. 9, 2016. The updated regulations are available for download below:

Information Memos
Memo Title Area Focus Date
IM01 Connecting to Exisiting Infastructure Permits Connections 1-6-2017
IM02 Dead End Mains Permits Regulatory 2-9-2017
IM03 USA 6 Month USA Duration 2-9-2017
IM04 USA Section 1.02 USA Legal 3-3-2017
IM05 Sanitary Sewer Capacity Restrictions outside CCN Areas USA Capacity 4-8-2017
IM06 Dead End Mains Monitoring Program Permits Regulatory 5-10-2017
IM07 Update on Manhole Rings and Covers Permits Regulatory 7-14-2017
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